Afyon-Ankara between the rushes the basis of high-speed trains will reduce 1,5 hours: Afyonkarahisar which is at the intersection of highways in Turkey, these benefits will be realized soon that reflects the economic and social life High Speed Rail Project. It will be possible to reach Ankara in 1,5 hours from Afyonkarahisar and 2 hours to Izmir.
Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) 157'nc anniversary of the establishment of the foundation of the two projects to be taken in Afyonkarahisar on September 21, 2 projects to be opened to the service. Binali Yıldırım, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communication, and Veysel Eroğlu, Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs, will attend the ceremony.
Within the scope of the program, the foundation of the Ankara-Izmir High Speed Train project will be laid in the Afyonkarahisar-Ankara phase. Ankara and Izmir with a project that will provide safe and comfortable travel will change the transportation habits of the two major cities. With the project, the 824 kilometer of Ankara-Izmir railway will turn into the 640 high-speed train line. 1,5 hour between Ankara-Afyonkarahisar and Afyonkarahisar-Izmir between 2 hours, while the 13 hour-long train travel time will be at 3,5 hour. The first stage of the project, the 287-kilometer of Ankara-Afyonkarahisar section of the foundation of the first railroad 23 1856 September XNUMX'da high-speed train core network will be included.
Eroglu, Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs, said that traveling from Afyonkarahisar to Izmir, Denizli, Antalya, Istanbul, Ankara and Konya has become very easy through divided roads. Eroglu, governments in that much importance is given to the railways, which today is the world's eighth-speed train in Turkey, noted that among the 8 countries in Europe.
AK Party Deputy Halil Ürün said that the high-speed train project will give a very serious momentum to Afyonkarahisar and said that he believes that there will be a vitality in both social mobility and economic understanding. The product says, “We will be able to host those who come from a city like Ankara for thermal spas on weekends. This is a promising situation for the development of thermal tourism. Apart from that, we will be able to invite our citizens even for breakfast. Our businessmen will be positively affected by this situation. " said. At the ceremony to be held with the participation of two ministers, 5 projects in various provinces will be put into service via teleconference method.
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